Tuna steaks with mint sauce

Tuna Steaks with Mint Sauce - Martha Stewart Recipes From Mad Hungry

Preparation time: 5-10 mins
Cooking time: 5-10 mins

Difficulty: Medium - experience needed
Serves: 6

Dietary guidance: n g d 

Tags: main · fish · fresh · herbs ·


2 garlic cloves
1 1/2 cups loosely packed fresh mint leaves
1 cup loosely packed fresh flat-leaf parsley
3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
1 tablespoon red-wine vinegar
1/4 to 1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil
Coarse salt
6 tuna steaks (1/2-inch thick) cut from the narrow end of the loin


Coarsely chop garlic. Scatter mint and parsley over garlic, and continue to chop until mixture is minced together. Transfer mixture to a small bowl; stir in lemon juice and vinegar. Stir in oil to form a slightly thick paste; set aside.

Heat a large skillet over high heat; generously scatter salt in bottom. Add fish to skillet. Cook, turning once, until fish is opaque and just cooked through, 2 to 3 minutes per side.
Transfer the fish to a serving platter; spoon mint sauce on top serve with more sauce on the side.


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